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    Buddy Dive

    Kaya Gob. N. Debrot 85, Kralendijk, Bonaire
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    • Excellent45%
    • Very good34%
    • Average13%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible2%
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    “house reef” (84 reviews)
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    Reviewed 5 August 2014

    This was my second time to Buddy dive resort. It's one of the best dive locations on Bonaire and very well set-up for diving. The rooms on the Buddy Dive Resort side need more air conditioners or at least ceiling fans added to each room....More

    Thank Debbie J
    Reviewed 3 August 2014

    Dive dive dive. and eat . and sleep. The reef out front is actually a nice dive, a great night dive. You can - with some effort - fit 5 dives a day, and have time for a nice lunch and dinner in there as...More

    Thank Kevin S
    Reviewed 30 July 2014

    This is a Scuba diving resort...They can't be any more clear about that in the advertisements. So if you are not into Scuba or Snorkeling, I would not see much point in staying here. They do have a pool and areas to hang out, but...More

    1  Thank Evan C
    Reviewed 23 July 2014

    We had apartment 714 which was roomy and wonderful. When we got there the air conditioning did not work. It was fixed very quickly and graciously. The breakfast buffet was good - never mind the laughing gulls. The truck was fun - it was already...More

    Thank NannaAnn1948
    Reviewed 23 July 2014

    The motto is eat, sleep, dive. There is no sandy beach and no real pool and bar culture. If you are looking for THAT kind of resort, go somewhere else. If you want to dive ... a lot ... then this is a great place....More

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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • US$166 - US$406 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Top resorts Hotel in Kralendijk
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Kralendijk
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    • Kitchenette ,
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    • Number of rooms
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    jude1322
    27 December 2017|
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    Response from frankxaponte | Reviewed this property |
    there is a divemaster on all boat dives that leads each dive. for shore diving, they have a “looking for a buddy” sign-up board.
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    11 October 2017|
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    Response from Clifton D | Reviewed this property |
    No beach....man made sandy area with chairs to sit.....but..nice steps to enter the water and swim...
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    "rooms with ocean view are good. also poolside rooms are good"
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    "If you are diving I would recommend asking for a ground floor room so you don't need to carry your gear..."
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    "All rooms are good and close to dive dock"
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    "All rooms are good, beware of upstairs if you plan to bring you gear back to your room each day, it is a..."
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